netpipe January 10, 2020

Ars Technica – Sony stuns CES with an electric show car, the Vision-S

Ars Technica – Panasonic breaks out of VR’s “headset” bubble with fresh “eyeglasses” design – latest science and technology news stories – New approach for controlling qubits via microwave pulses reduces error rates and increases efficiency – latest science and technology news stories – Chemists report a new use for the waste product of nuclear power generation – latest science and technology news stories – An 18-carat gold nugget made of plastic – latest science and technology news stories – About 300 sea turtles die in Mexico from red tide

Slashdot – Huawei Unveils OpenEuler, CentOS-Based Linux Distribution

Slashdot – Scientists Give Cuttlefish 3D Glasses To Prove They Perceive Depth

Scientific American – News – New Particle Accelerator Fits on a Silicon Chip

The Hacker News – Critical Firefox 0-Day Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser Now!

The Hacker News – Are You Ready for Microsoft Windows 7 End of Support on 14th January 2020?

Big Think – Scientist figures out how to move our sun to avoid space collisions

Big Think – Is artificial-womb technology a tool for women’s liberation?

Hack a Day – Creating a Custom Engagement Ring with 3D-Printing

Hack a Day – 3D-Printed Tools Turn Bench Vise into Expedient Press Brake

Hacker News – A computer made from DNA can compute the square root of 900

Hacker News – Open-Source Engine for Heroes of Might and Magic 3

Hacker News – U.S. government limits exports of artificial intelligence software

Hacker News – Wi-Fi Alliance Brings Wi-Fi 6 into 6 GHz

Hacker News – AMD’s 64-Core Threadripper 3990X, only $3990 Coming February 7th

Hack a Day – The Ruscombe Gentleman’s Steam Bicycle

INHABITAT – Fires in Australia create dangerous weather conditions

Ars Technica – This tech could mean your phone stops you from getting killed by a car

Hacker News – Algorithm Removes Water from Underwater Images

Hacker News – Judge orders Google to turn over a full year of actor’s data

Hack a Day – 3D Printable Stick Shift For Your Racing Simulator

The Register – Astroboffins discover Sun is surfing on 9,000-light-year gas wave that acts as Milky Way’s stellar nursery

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Probability of dying from road injury has dropped worldwide in all but 5 nations

Ars Technica – Firefox gets patch for critical 0-day that’s being actively exploited

Slashdot – Particle Accelerator Fits On the Head of a Pin

Big Think – ‘Time is elastic’: Why time passes faster atop a mountain than at sea level

Big Think – Chinese scientist gets jail for rogue gene editing

Next Big Future – Time Travel Could Be Enabled by Circulating Lasers

New Scientist – – New Scientist – A computer made from DNA can compute the square root of 900

Hack a Day – Foam Board, Old Electronics, and Imagination Make Movie Magic

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